Tentoonstelling ‘Tolkien: Maker of Middle Earth’
1 juni - 28 oktober
Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth explores Tolkien’s amazing legacy from his genius as an artist, poet, linguist, and author to his academic career and private life. The exhibition takes you on a journey through Tolkien’s famous works, The Hobbit and The Lord of The Rings, displaying an array of draft manuscripts, striking illustrations and maps drawn for his publications. Discover Tolkien’s early abstract paintings from The Book of Ishness, the touching tales he wrote for his children, rare objects that belonged to Tolkien, exclusive fan mail; and private letters.
This once-in-a-generation exhibition runs from 1 June to 28 October 2018 at the Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford.
Entry to the exhibition is free but ticketed.
Exhibition tickets can be booked in advance. The fastest way to book tickets is online. To book tickets by telephone please call the Ashmolean box office on +44 (0)1865 278112.
There will be a limited number of tickets available on the day on a first come, first served basis.